Latest events

Upcoming events

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Derby Business School, in conjunction with the Society for the Advancement of Management Studies, will explore qualitative visual research methods, how they can be used in data collection, and the pros and cons of using such approaches.

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open day

Visit us in January to discover our Derby Campus and find out more about our postgraduate courses.

A leaf on a tree.

The Environmental Sustainability Research Centre welcome Dr Briony Norton, from the University of Derby and Graham Truscott from Whistlewood Common for the fourth event in the series centred around Climate Change. This lecture will guide us through local scale initiatives to create environments that are more sustainable and support biodiversity alongside humans.

Buxton town centre.

This year’s think tank event will be focused on future proofing our town centres by ensuring they remain relevant to the communities they serve. The think tank will be a half day event and will begin with a summary of the outcomes of last year’s event, followed by a presentation and then 3 sessions, which will provide case studies of 3 of the Peak District’s town centres.

Professor Kathryn Mitchell
public lecture

Professor Kathryn Mitchell's inaugural lecture will provide an oversight of both the scientific and personal journey in a long career of research, which has attempted to address how to improve the lives of patients with ‘degenerative’ or chronic disease.

Book covers, one with a ballerina and one with a human eye

A research-based talk presenting the shocking reality of misrepresentation in best-selling British magazines with a view to impact media practitioners to promote change.

A group of five people sat in a conference room listening to a speaker.

The 2020 Marketing Challenge, invites businesses to challenge our marketing students. The challenge will take place 12 February and the event will be an opportunity for businesses to discuss with how we can continue together.

A University of Derby Student talking on a stand at an open day talking to two people.
open day

Visit us in February to discover our Derby Campus and find out more about our undergraduate courses.

Lavender outside our Chesterfield campus.
open day

Visit us in February to discover what studying in Chesterfield is like and find out more about our undergraduate courses.

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Our Logistics and Supply Chain Research Event is aimed at individuals and businesses who are interested in logistic and supply chain management, in particular, students or employees who are considering PhD postgraduate study.

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public lecture

Our 2020 Logistics and Supply Chain Conference will be focusing on opportunities in the sector and what the sector will look like moving forward.

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This conference, in response to the increasing knife crime in the UK, will consider how professionals can collaborate to support young people in our local communities.

Outside view of Derby QUAD lit up at night

Editors Ray French, Moy McCrory and Kath McKay will join us to talk about their work and read extracts from the book 'I Wouldn’t Start From Here: The Second Generation Irish in Britain'.

The University of Derby Chesterfield building from outside
open day

Visit us in March to discover what studying in Chesterfield is like and find out more about our undergraduate courses.

Two University of Derby Students' in orange hoodies holding signs to direct students to halls.
open day

Visit us in March to discover our Derby Campus and find out more about our undergraduate courses.

Student wearing headphones at a laptop participating in an online webinar
webinar

During this hour long webinar, we'll take you through the basic principles of how online learning works and what you can expect as an online learner. The webinar includes a 20 minute presentation and an opportunity to take in a Q&A.

A student teacher reading a book to a child in a classroom.

The NQT fair gives final year University of Derby Primary Education students the opportunity to meet prospective employers and find out more about vacancies available for their NQT year.

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Our Online Learning Summit will bring together a community of experts, researchers, practitioners and students from the UK and beyond to exchange ideas, gain new insights and contribute to the thought-leadership that will shape the future of online learning.

Eco-friendly housing behind a lake
webinar

Join this webinar to discover more about studying Sustainability and Environmental Management online at Derby. The webinar includes a 30 minute presentation from Uche Okere, Academic Lead for Sustainability and Environmental Management.

Eco-friendly housing behind a lake
webinar

Join this webinar to discover more about studying Environmental Health online at Derby. The webinar includes a 30 minute presentation from Bruce Birkett, Academic Lead for Environmental Health.

Students with reflection of computing code over their faces
webinar

Join this webinar to discover more about studying Big Data online at Derby. The webinar includes a 30 minute presentation from Dr Ovidiu Bagdasar, Academic Lead for Big Data.

Student wearing headphones at a laptop participating in an online webinar
webinar

During this hour long webinar, we'll take you through the basic principles of how online learning works and what you can expect as an online learner. The webinar includes a 20 minute presentation and an opportunity to take in a Q&A.

Student sitting at a computer in the Bloomberg Suite
webinar

Join this webinar to discover more about studying Accounting and Finance online at Derby. The webinar includes a 30 minute presentation from Anthony Stevenson, Academic Lead for Accounting and Finance.

Hospitality student setting a table at an event
webinar

Join this webinar to discover more about studying Hospitality online at Derby. The webinar includes a 30 minute presentation from Yukari Iguchi, Academic Lead for Hospitality.

Student nurses standing in group and smiling
webinar

Join this webinar to discover more about studying Nursing online at Derby. The webinar includes a 30 minute presentation from Alan Williams, Academic Lead for our Nursing and Perioperative Practice portfolio.

A student working on a Ipad in a classroom seminar.

The event provides attendees with an opportunity to engage in research and evidence relevant to teaching in the Post-14 sector. It provides opportunities for attendees to extend their network and participate in workshops related to the topic. This event is ideal for anyone working in the Post 14 (FE) sector who is interested in improving teaching practice to improve learner outcomes.

A student ambassador directing two students at an Open Day.
open day

Visit us in May to discover our Derby Campus and find out more about our postgraduate courses.

Student wearing headphones at a laptop participating in an online webinar
webinar

During this hour long webinar, we'll take you through the basic principles of how online learning works and what you can expect as an online learner. The webinar includes a 20 minute presentation and an opportunity to take in a Q&A.